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Community Calendar July 19-July 25, 2019

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FRIDAY, July 19

Route 66 Junkyard Brewery: Second Annual Bike Rally

9 pm @ Route 66 Junkyard Brewing, Grants. One town, two breweries, mucho fun!

Get Up and Game

12 pm-4 pm @ Children’s Branch, 200 W. Aztec Ave. Drop in anytime! Unwind from a busy week with video games and fun for the whole family.

Tech Time; Free Computer Classes: Using Google Apps

10:30 am-12:30 pm and 4 pm-6 pm @ Main Library.

Summer Nightly Indian Dances

7 pm-8 pm nightly through September 2 @ The Courthouse Square on Aztec between Second and Third Streets. .Admission is free. For more information call (505) 722-2228.

SATURDAY, July 20

Electric Cars: Facts vs Myths

2 pm @ Main Library. A showcase of electric-powered vehicles will be on hand, along with electric car owners to answer questions. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

Free Film Screening

7 pm @ El Morro Theatre. Feature-length documentary, Ama, which tells about the abuses committed against Native American women by the U. S. Government during the 1960s and ‘70s. with special guest Jean Whitehorse. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505)-863-1291.

Story Time

9:30 am-10 am @ Children’s Branch. An active and energetic program for toddlers, featuring music, movement, rhymes, and stories. This program is intended for children ages two to four.

Family Fun in the Sun

1 pm-5 pm @Ford Canyon Park. Life sizes Games, DWI courses, Zumba, Concession Stands, Story Time. For more information: Michelle Burrola (505) 488-2017.

Annual Veterans Gourd Dance

12 pm-6 pm @ N. M. VA Health Care System Parade Grounds, Albuquerque. All veterans, gourd societies, royalties and the public are welcome. For more information: call Tilford Brown (505) 265-1711, ext. 2203

SUNDAY, July 21

El Malpais National Monument: Children’s Storytime, Craft

2 pm-3 pm @ El Malpais National Monument, Grants. Daytime indoor program tailored for families with pre-K to third grade children. For more information: (505) 876-2783.

Screening of ‘”Apollo 11”

2 pm @ Red Mesa Center. This commemoration of the 50 Anniversary of the first humans on the moon will take place at the meeting of the Plateau Sciences Society. Snacks are welcome. For more information, call Rachel, (505) 980-5437 or Martin, (505) 863-6459.

MONDAY, July 22

Tech Time; Free Computer Classes: Travel Resources

4:30 pm-5:30 pm @ Main Library. Training for all new and returning Special Education teachers. GATE teachers and Special Education instructional assistants.

Second Annual Summer Training Institute

8 am-4:30 pm @ JFK Middle School.

TUESDAY, July 23

Tech Time; Free Computer Classes: Twitter for Business

5 pm-6 pm @ Main Library.

Regular Gallup City Council Meeting

6 pm @ City Hall

Chess Club

4 pm-6 pm @ Children’s Library.

2nd Look on 2nd Street

6 pm-8 pm @ Gallup’s Gallery Row--Free Spirit, opo, ART123 and LOOM Indigenous galleries. See shows. Hear artists speak. Check out an artist demo at Camille’s.

Business Insights by Wells Fargo

9 am-2 pm @ Gallup Chamber of Commerce Meeting Room. Register online in advance at: www.nmsbdc.org/gallup.

WEDNESDAY, July 24

Future Foundations: Baby Bounce & Boogie

10 am-11 am @Future Foundations Family Center. Activities that encourage development and the opportunity to socialize. Designed for newborn to three-year-olds and their parents. For more information: (505) 285-3542.

Story Time Wednesdays

10:30 am-11 am @ Children’s Branch. An active and energetic program for toddlers, featuring music, movement, rhymes, and stories. This program is intended for children ages two - four years old.

Wednesday Night Films

5:30 pm- 7:30 pm @ Main Branch 115 W. Hill Ave. Films play every Wednesday at 5:30 pm in the Main Library. This week’s film: Meet the Parents.

Irish Duo

7 pm @ Westminster Presbyterian Church. Andrew Magill and Alan Murray will play Celtic fiddle, guitar, tin whistle, Brazilian violin. Tickets $10 (12 and under free)> Tickets available at the door. For more information: Tom Funk (505) 409-1404.

Build Your Own R2-D2

4 pm @ Children’s Library. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 726-6120.

THURSDAY, July 25

Crafty Kids (all ages)

4 pm-5 pm @ Children’s Branch: Fun crafts for the whole family. This week’s activity: Rockets.

Neighborhood Meeting

6:30 pm-8:30 pm @ Northside Senior Center with Dist. 1 Councilor Linda Garcia.

24th Annual Crownpoint Just Move It Family Fun Run & Walk

5 pm Registration time; Run start time 6 pm; Walk start time: 6:30 pm; @ Crownpoint, N. M. For more information call (505) 786-6321 or (505) 786-6240.

Wine & Painting

6 pm-9 pm @ ART123 Gallery. Have a creative night out with Dana Aldis. Paint a masterpiece step-by-step while enjoying two complimentary glasses of wine. Register at www. galluparts.org/wine-and-painting. $35 per person

ONGOING

Crownpoint Navajo Rug Auction

7 pm-10 pm @ New Crownpoint Elementary School gymnasium. . Second Friday of the month. For more information, call (505) 879-9460

City of Gallup’s Sustainable Gallup Board

3:30 pm-5 pm @ the Octavia Fellin Library first Monday of the month. Community members concerned about environmental issues are welcome. Call (505) 722-0039 for information.

Recycling Council

2 pm first Saturday of the month @ Red Mesa on Hill Street. McKinley Citizens Recycling Council is a local nonprofit working to increase recycling through education, community outreach, and partnership with local government agencies. For more information, call (505) 722-5142 or visit www.recyclegallup.org.

Recycling Depot

12 pm-1:30 pm first Saturday of the month. The Recycling Depot volunteers will accept some items, such as paper towels and toilet paper rolls. This is a free service of the McKinley Citizens’ Recycling Council. Call (505) 722-5152.

McKinley Citizens’ Recycling Council Monthly Meeting

2 pm @ the Red Mesa Center, 105 W. Hill. first Saturday of the month. The public is invited to learn about recycling opportunities, receive updates on Gallup residential curbside recycling, and to volunteer. For information call Gerald or Millie at (505) 722-5142 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Summer Nightly Indian Dances

7 pm-8 pm nightly through September 2 @ The Courthouse Square on Aztec between Second and Third Streets. .Admission is free. For more information call (505) 722-2228.

Gallup-McKinley County Humane Society

Wednesdays are low-cost Spay and Neuter Days, at the Gallup-McKinley County Humane Society. For more information, please call (505) 863-2616, or email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Location: 1315 Hamilton Road.

Rockin J Reawakenings Dog Training

2 pm every Friday and 9:30 am every Saturday dog training needs and assistance. The center’s professional trainer helper will be out June 15th and 16th at 9:30 am both days. Reawakenings Veterans Center & Ranch (2 miles North on County Rd 19, Prewitt, NM).

Rockin J Reawakenings Horse Demo

11 am every Saturday. Reawakenings Veterans Center & Ranch (2 miles North on County Rd 19, Prewitt, NM). For more information email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Rockin J Reawakenings basic self-defense class

1 pm free for anyone. Reawakenings Veterans Center & Ranch (2 miles North on County Rd 19, Prewitt, NM). For more information email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Rockin J Reawakenings Welcome Center

10 am-2 pm Tuesday through Saturday. Reawakenings Veterans Center & Ranch (2 miles North on County Rd 19, Prewitt, NM). For more information email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Free HIV Rapid Testing

9:30 am-4:30 pm Monday - Thursday @ First Nations Community HealthSource, 1630 S. Second Street, Cedar Hills Plaza 262-#11. For more information, or to schedule an appointment, call (505) 863-8827.

Overeaters Anonymous

10 am every Saturday @ the First Methodist Church, 1800 Redrock Drive. Overeaters Anonymous 12-step meetings. Contact info. (505) 307-5999, (505) 721-9208, or (505) 870-1483.

Alcoholics Anonymous

5:45 pm Mondays @ Fellowship Hall WR Christian Center across from N.N. Fairgrounds/Wellness Center, Hwy 264. Window Rock AA Group. Visit aa-fc.org for more info.

Celebrate Recovery

6 pm-8 pm Tuesdays @ 1375 Elva Dr. A Christ-centered recovery program that will help you heal from the pain of your unmanaged hurts, habits and hang-ups. Joshua Generation for Jesus. For information, call (505) 870-2175.

Co-Dependents Anonymous

6 pm - 7 pm Wednesdays, @ First United Methodist Church, 1800 Redrock Dr. (in the library). All are welcome.

Community Pantry

10 am-4 pm, Tuesday through Friday @ 1130 E. Hassler Valley Road. The Hope Garden offers organic produce for sale. All funds go to helping feed local folks. Call (505) 726-8068 or when visiting, ask for Vernon Garcia.

Friday Night Hootenanny

7 pm-9 pm Friday @ Camille’s Sidewalk Cafe, 306 S. Second St. Gallup’s longest-running live show!

Gallup Solar

6 pm-8 pm Wednesdays @ 113 E. Logan. Gallup Solar is hosting community classes and presentations about all things solar. Call (505) 728-9246 for info.

Habitat for Humanity yard sale

9 am-1 pm. on Warehouse Lane. Habitat for Humanity fundraising yard sales are held every Sat. Volunteers for various kinds of community services needed. For info call (505) 722-4226

Recovering Addicts for Jesus

6 pm Thursday @ 309 Chino Loop, Gamerco. New Life ministries holds weekly meetings for anyone who is on the Recovering path from alcohol and drug abuse. Phone: (505) 722-8973.

SAVE THE DATE

We READ, We TALK Book Club

2 pm @ Main Library Meeting Room.Saturday, July 27. The first discussion of Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens.  For more information please call 505-863-1291 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Kiwanis Night Golf Event

6:30 pm-8 pm @Fox Run Golf Course. The night golf event on Saturday, July 27 will be a 9 hole, 4-player scramble. Fees per player will be $75. To register, email John at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call Fox Run Golf Course at (505) 863-9224.

Family Stargazing with TAAS

7 pm Saturday, July 27 @ Gallup Community Services Center. The Albuquerque Astronomical Society is visiting Gallup with a portable planetarium and telescopes. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 726-6120.

Night Golf Event

6:30 pm dinner and registration. Tee-off at dusk @Fox Run Golf Course. Kiwanis Club of Gallup is hosting a 9 hole, 4-player scramble. Fees per player will be $75. To register: email John at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call Fox Run Golf Course (505) 863-9224.

Design Your Own Galaxy

4 pm Wednesday, July 31 @ Children’s Library. Create your own explosion galaxy. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 726-6120.

End of Summer Reading Party

4 pm-6 pmWednesday, August 1 @ Skate Connection. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 726-6120.

Used Book Sale/Special Olympics Gallup Fund Raiser

10 am-6 pm, Thursday August 1; 10 am-8 pm Friday, August 2; 8 am-4 pm, Saturday August 3 @ Gallup Community Service Center (Old Bingo Hall). For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; Beverly (505) 722-9230.

Ancient Way Music Festival

4 pm – 8 pm Saturday, August 3 at the Old School Gallery outdoor stage. For more information contact: Old School Gallery: (505) 369-4047; www.oldschoolgallery.org

Polyphony Marimba

4 pm-7 pm @ Church of the Holy Spirit in Gallup, Sunday, August 4. A nine-piece acoustic ensemble will play ancient songs from Zimbabwe and original compositions with North American marimba players. Event is free. For more information, contact Tammy Iralu: (505) 728-8210.

First Day of School

Gallup McKinley County Schools, August 5

Third Annual Best in Show Night

4:30 pm-9 pm @ ART123 Gallery August 6. This year’s event will mark the first People’s Choice Award. For more information on Best in Show Night visit https://www.galluparts.org/best-in-show-night/; For more information on the 98th Gallup Inter-Tribal Indian Ceremonial visit https://gallupceremonial.com/; For more information about gallupARTS and ART123 Gallery, visit www.galluparts.org. ART123 Gallery is on Facebook @ART123Gallery. gallupARTS is on Facebook and Instagram @gallupART;. For more information on the Gallup MainStreet Arts & Cultural District, visit https://gallupmainstreet.org/

Taizé Candlelight Service

4 pm @ Westminster Presbyterian Church. Sunday, August 11. For more information call Kathy Mezoff: (505) 870-6136.